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Ishmael Reed

Poetry, Drama, Nonfiction, Fiction

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Catalog Number: 20020220

The author of numerous books of poetry, plays, essays and fiction, Ishmael Reed continually challenges our society with his satiric work, while simultaneously cultivating young ethnic writers to give voice to the true face of America. He shares old and new poetry at the Langston Hughes Symposium. 

| Subject Matter: Satire, American Society, Langston Hughes | Interview Year: 2002 | Genre: Poetry, Drama, Nonfiction, Fiction |

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Jamel Brinkley

Friday, March 22, 2019
Manhattan, Kansas

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Winners Announced: New Letters Literary Awards

New Letters is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of the $2,500 Conger Beasley Jr. Prize for Nonfiction, the $1,500 New Letters Prize for Fiction, and the $1,500 Prize for Poetry. See the winners, judges, and finalists here.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.